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    Naturevolume 98pages354357 (1917) | Download Citation



    LONG lists of New Year honours—mostly conferred for services rendered in connection with military or naval operations—were published on Monday. We notice in these lists the following names and distinctions:—K.C.S.I.: Sir Francis E. Younghusband, the distinguished traveller and geographer; Maj.-Gen. R. C. O. Stuart, Director-General of Ordnance in India. C.I.E.: S. M. Burrows, secretary to the Oxford Delegacy for Oriental Students; P. J. Hartog, lately secretary to departmental committees on the organisation of Oriental Studies in London. Kaisar-i-Hind Medal for Public Services in India, First Class: Sir F. A. Nicholson, Honorary Director of Fisheries, Madras; and Dr. H. H. Mann, principal, Agricultural. College, Poona, and agricultural chemist, Bombay. The following medical men are among ithose;, on whom honours are conferred for services in the fiew:- K.C.B.: Surgeon-General H. R. Whitehead. C.B.: Col. J. M. Irwin, Col. R. L. R. Macleod, Col. G. Cree, Col. A. A. Sutton, Col. G. H. Barefoot, Temp.-Col. T. Sinclair, Lieut.-Col. E. T. F. Birrell. K.C.M.G.: Col. M. P. C. Holt, C.M.G.: Col. T. Daly, Col. W. L. Gray, Col. F: R. Newland, Col. H. T. Knaggs, Col. H. I. Pocock, Col. B. H. Scott, Col. R. W. Wright, Col. T. Du Bedal Whaite, Col. F. J. Morgan, Temp.-Col. T. C. English, Lieut.-Col. A. R. Aldridge, Lieut.-Col. J. D. Ferguson, Lieut.-Col. F. H. Withers, Lieut.-Col. F. R. Buswell, Lieut.-Col. L. F. Smith, Lieut.-Col. F. A. Symons, Temp.-Lieut.-Col. G. M. Holmes, Temp.-Lieut.-Col. H. L. Eason.

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